Workshop: School Safety, Wheel Chair Transportation

Matheny School at Matheny Medical and Educational Center will host its fourth parent workshop on April 27th about wheelchair transportation safety. School Safety, Wheel Chair Transportation, and Positioning for Success Safety…ensuring your child’s safety is the number one priority. This parent education night will cover the latest in wheelchair transportation safety, demonstrations of the Sure-Lok […]

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ASAH’s 2nd Annual Symposium for Business Office and Human Resources Personnel

Friday, March 6th, 2015, 8:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Sheraton Hotel 6 Industrial Way East (Route 35) Eatontown, New Jersey 07724 Click here for full information and to register. Please join us for ASAH’s 2nd Annual Business Office/Human Resources one-day Symposium with workshop sessions geared towards Business Office and Human Resources personnel of New Jersey […]

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NJCDD People and Families Magazine Article Features ASAH Member School NJEDDA

The New Jersey Council on Developmental Disabilities recently featured ASAH Member School North Jersey Elks Developmental Disabilities Agency (NJEDDA) in a recent People and Families Magazine cover article about transition from Early Intervention Services to Preschool for children with disabilities. The article describes the challenges families face as they move from the EI system, which is regulated under Part C […]

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TCI to Host ReelAbilities: NJ Film Festival

ASAH Member School Directors and members of their boards, families and staff are invited to a special event sponsored by The Children’s Institute. TCI is serving as one of the New Jersey hosts for the ReelAbilities: NJ Film Festival. Please visit TCI’s website at www.tcischool.org/reelfestival for more information and to register for this event. Award wining films […]

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Speech Correctionist Upgrade Deadline Nearing

Now is a great time to be sure that your staff have the correct certifications. The deadline for individuals holding valid New Jersey speech corrections endorsement to serve in a position requiring a Speech-Language Specialist (SLS) certification is August 31, 2015. This rule was put into place in 2009, but professionals were given 6 years […]

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New BCBA Job Code

For years, private schools have struggled with how to title BCBA professionals. Now, the NJ Department of Education’s Office of Special Education Programs has announced the creation of a job code for Board Certified Behavior Analysts (BCBAs). This is good news, given the intensive educational and behavioral needs of children, adolescents, and adults with autism. […]

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ASAH Presents at New Jersey School Boards Association Conference

Leaders from three ASAH member schools presented a workshop at the sold-out New Jersey School Boards Association Conference in Atlantic City, NJ. Entitled, “How Private Special Education Schools Can Help Districts Reduce Costs, Build Local Capacity and Improve Outcomes,” the 60-minute program will be moderated by ASAH Executive Director, Gerry Thiers. Panelists detailed innovative and […]

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